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By the numbers: Local voter turnout

March 21, 2018 GMT

Here’s a look at how many voters came to the polls for Tuesday’s primary election and primaries in previous years.

Lee County

2018 – 6,137 out of 22,216 voters, 27.62 percent (gubernatorial primary)

2016 – 9,742 out of 22,425 voters, 43.44 percent (presidential primary)

2014 – 6,342 out of 23,312 voters, 27.2 percent (gubernatorial primary)

2012 – 6,035 out of 23,561 voters, 25.61 percent (presidential primary)

Whiteside County

2018 – 12,926 out of 37,379 voters, 34.58 percent (gubernatorial primary)

2016 – 13,056 out of 36,702 voters, 35.57 percent (presidential primary)

2014 – 5,661 out of 36,946 voters, 15.32 percent (gubernatorial primary)

2012 – 6,919 out of 40,524 voters, 17.07 percent (presidential primary)